Ross will not have his fifth-year option picked up by the Bengals, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Ross had two catches for 42 yards in the Bengals' season finale win over the Browns. He finished the year with 28 catches for 506 yards and three touchdowns.
Ross secured six of 13 targets for 84 yards in the Bengals' 38-35 overtime loss to the Dolphins on Sunday. He also rushed twice for six yards.
Ross caught two of three targets for 24 yards during Sunday's 34-13 loss to New England.
Ross (foot) put in a full practice Friday and doesn't carry an injury designation into Sunday's game against the Patriots, Marisa Contipelli of the Bengals' official site reports.
Ross (foot) practiced fully Thursday, Jay Morrison of The Athletic reports.
Ross (foot) was limited at practice Wednesday, Jay Morrison of The Athletic reports.
Ross caught two of three targets for 28 yards during Sunday's 27-19 loss to the Browns.
Ross (shoulder) will suit up against the Browns on Sunday, John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
Ross (shoulder) was officially activated off injured reserve Tuesday.